COCKEYSVILLE, Md. (WJZ) — Police are calling the discovery of a body at a Baltimore County recycling plant on Tuesday “extremely suspicious” and likely a homicide.
The body was found at the Baltimore County Acceptance Main Recycling Plant in the 10200 block of Beaver Dam Road just after noon on Tuesday.READ MORE: Booster Shots Are Encouraged Now More Than EverThe Ravens Gambled And It Cost Them
Police said Wednesday the body came in on a truck and was discovered when workers who were sorting recyclables on a conveyor belt saw a tarp with something inside it. The body was wrapped in the tarp.
Harford and Cecil counties also send recyclables to the facility, police said, so it’s still unclear where the body came from.MORE NEWS: Maryland's Health Department Compromised After Cyberattack
An autopsy is still ongoing, but Baltimore County police said they’re fairly confident the death will be ruled a homicide.